Travel: University of Edinburgh is located in the city centre, about 10-minute walk from the main railway station (Edinburgh Waverley) and the final stop of the 100 Airlink shuttle bus (Waverley Bridge stop; £3.50 single, £6 open return). Getting from the main airport, Edinburgh International, takes about 30 minutes by the shuttle bus or 20 minutes by taxi (approx. £25 fare). Once in Edinburgh, the city can be easily negotiated on foot, but should you need public transport Lothian Buses offer local travel with tickets at £1.50 per journey (any distance) and £3.50 for unlimited journeys in one day. Tickets are purchased from the driver, no change is given and all stops are on request.

Accommodation: Edinburgh offers a variety of centrally located accommodation, from budget hostels to hotels. Affordable hotel chains close to the University include Premier Inn at Lauriston Place and Travelodge at St Mary Street. Below are links to websites that list a number of different types of accommodation depending on your budget and preference: Hostel, Bed & Breakfast, Hotel or Apartment.

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